Piru in Ventura County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Governor Juan Alvarado
Erected 1955 by El Aliso Parlor No. 314, Las Tres Vistas Parlor No. 302 Native Daughters of the Golden West and Cabrillo Parlor No. 114 Native Sons of the Golden West of Ventura County.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Hispanic Americans. In addition, it is included in the Native Sons/Daughters of the Golden West series list. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1872.
Location. 34° 24.39′ N, 118° 45.41′ W. Marker is in Piru, California, in Ventura County. Marker is on East Telegraph Road (State Highway 126), on the right when traveling west. Marker is located on the grounds of the Rancho Camulos Museum and Historic Site, open Sundays 1-4. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5164 East Telegraph Road, Fillmore CA 93015, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are Rancho Camulos (here, next to this marker); Portolá Expedition (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Piru Mansion (approx. 2.3 miles away); St. Francis Dam Disaster (approx. 2.8 miles away); First Commercial Oil Well In California (approx. 7.7 miles away); Mentryville (approx. 8.6 miles away); Southern Pacific Depot (approx. 8.8 miles away); The Artists’ Barn (approx. 8.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Piru.
Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 9, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 1,444 times since then and 113 times this year. Last updated on April 1, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 3, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 5, 6. submitted on April 1, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.